Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Saturday secured a place in next year’s edition of the African Cup of Nations scheduled to hold in South Africa by defeating the Lone Star of Liberia by 6 goals to 1 in Calabar. The Stephen Keshi tutored side confirmed their superiority over the Liberians from the very first minute of the game.
Mikel Obi opened scoring while Ahmed Musa made it 2 nil. The UJ Esuene Stadium was alive all through the duration of the match. Goals from Efe Ambrose and Chelsea’s new signing, Victor Moses put the Nigerian side four goals up.
Moses scored his second goal of the game in the second half while Ike Uche increased further compounded the Liberians’ woes and the Eagles qualified on an aggregate of 8-3, having been forced to a 2-2 draw in the first leg in Monrovia.